Sailing ships, in words and pictures, from papyrus boats to full-riggers
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Sailing ships, in words and pictures, from papyrus boats to full-riggers by BjoМ€rn LandstroМ€m

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sailing ships.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Björn Landström.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVM144 .L283
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5301962M
LC Control Number72083811

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